DepEd Order No. 25 S. 2017 | School Calendar for School Year 2017-2018

START OF SCHOOL 2017

The Department of Education has released the School Calendar For School Year 2017-2018 under Deped Order No. 25 S. 2017 – signed by DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones . This order states that: The School Year 2017-2018 shall formally open on Monday, June 5, 2017 Classes shall end on Friday, April 6, 2018. It shall consist of 204 school days inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training and the four days for the Parent-Teacher Conferences (PTC) conducted every quarter. Learners are expected to be in school for a total of 195 class…

Regional Memo No. 155, s. 2016 | Clearance for Teachers

Clearance for Teachers

Last December 8, 2016, the Department of Education released a Regional Memo regarding the Clearance for Teachers every end of school year which states that “considering that the teachers are only on vacation during summer, there is no necessity for clearance. However, this does not exempt the teachers from their obligations. They must complete and submit all reports and other requirements prior to vacation.”   Regional Memo No. 155, s. 2016 | Clearance for Teachers   To:    Schools Division Superintendents Public School Heads It has been a long practice in schools that teachers are being required…

DepEd statement on incidents of rape involving students

DepEd statement on incidents of rape involving students

The Department of Education (DepEd), the foremost government agency mandated to promote and protect the welfare of young learners, appeals to the community to be increasingly vigilant and proactive in preventing and deterring incidents that result in the abuse, exploitation, and discrimination against children. This is in view of the reported incidents of rape involving a 12-year-old student and her five schoolmates in Barangay Maysilo, Malabon; a Grade 10 student and five minors in Sta. Maria, Bulacan; and an 11-year-old student and four schoolmates in Ajuy, Iloilo. Through the legal office of…

Policy Guidelines on Awards and Recognition for the K to 12 Basic Education Program

Policy Guidelines on Awards and Recognition for the K to 12 Basic Education Program

The Department of Education released DepEd Order No. 36, s. 2016 which states the Policy Guidelines on Awards and Recognition for the K to 12 Basic Education Program In line with the implementation of Republic Act No. 10533, otherwise known as Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013 (K to 12 Law), the Department of Education (DepEd) is adopting the Policy Guidelines on Awards and Recognition for the K to 12 Basic Education Program. These awards have been designed to formally recognize the outstanding performance and achievement of learners in academics, leadership,…

Encoding and Updating of Learners Information System (LIS) is CLOSED

Encoding and Updating of Learners Information System (LIS) is CLOSED

Encoding and Updating of Learners Information System (LIS) is CLOSED K-10: Encoding and Updating of Learner Records. To prepare the LIS facility for End-of-School Year (EOSY) updating, encoding and updating of learner records (including transfer requests processing) for all schools offering Kinder, Elementary, and Junior High (public, private, SUC, and LUC) in the LIS is CLOSED. The system, however, might resume the facility for updating, encoding, and transfers by the third week of March. An announcement will be posted on all official channels (LIS Support Page, LIS Facebook groups) for updates. SHS: Encoding and Updating of Learner…

A Message for Graduating Students by Sec. Leonor Magtolis Briones

Message for Graduating Students

Message for Graduating Students DepEd secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones shared her message for graduating students this 2017. The 2017 graduation ceremonies focuses on the theme Sabay-Sabay na Hakbang Tungo sa Maunlad na Kinabukasan. This theme highlights the importance of the concerted endeavor and collaborative efforts of the stakeholders and learners in achieving the shared vision of quality, accessible, relevant, and liberating basic education for all. It emphasizes the significance of unity in forging a better and progressive future for the Filipino youth. “My warmest greetings to the school officials, administrators, faculty…

Important Advisories – Learners Information System | DepEd LIS

Learners information system

Announcements for Learners Information System Friday, 3 March 2017 IMPORTANT ADVISORIES All Information Systems Access Issues. Please note that there is an ongoing system issue when accessing DepEd websites, including the DepEd homepage and all information systems (LIS, EBEIS, EHRIS, NSBI, LRMDS, etc.). Due to this issue, you might experience page errors when visiting all DepEd websites. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience; rest assured that we are resolving this issue and we are looking to have all DepEd websites in working condition. LIS K-10: Encoding and Updating of Learner Records. To prepare the…

SY 2016-2017 End of School Year Rites / Graduation Rites 2017

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February 17, 2017 DepEd Order No. 8 s. 2017 SCHOOL YEAR 2016-2017 END OF SCHOOL YEAR RITES   To: Bureau and Service Directors Regional Directors ARMM Secretary Schools Division Superintendents Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools Heads All Others Concerned For School Year (SY) 2016-2017, the Department of Education (DepEd) announces the conduct of the following End of School Year Rites: The 2017 ceremonies shall focus on the theme Sabay-Sabay na Hakbang Tungo sa Maunlad na Kinabukasan. This theme highlights the importance of the concerted endeavor and collaborative efforts of…

Jan 28 – Feb 24, 2017 | Early Registration Period for Kinder to Grade 10 for SY 2017-2018

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Download:  Registration Form 2017 Learner’s Individual Registration Form S.Y. 2017-2018 DepEd sets learners’ early registration period for SY 2017-2018 January 26, 2017 PASIG CITY, January 26, 2017 – In preparation for the opening of classes for School Year (SY) 2017-2018, the Department of Education (DepEd) has set January 28 to February 24, 2017 as the period for early registration from Kindergarten up to Grade 10 in all public elementary and secondary schools nationwide. This effort primarily aims to reach the expected number of students for SY 2017-2018, to better prepare for…

DepEd to Release Remaining Special Hardship Allowance for Teachers 2016

The remaining Special Hardship Allowance for Teachers 2016 will now be released. Special Hardship Allowance (SHA) refers to the allowance granted to qualified teachers under any of these situations: being assigned to a hardship post, performing multi-grade teaching, carrying out mobile teaching functions or performing functions of non-formal education (now Alternative Learning System) coordinators. The qualified teachers may either be resident or transient having regular or temporary appointment. . DepEd Press Release:  . PASIG CITY, January 18, 2017 – Teachers assigned to multigrade classes, mobile teachers, and Alternative Learning System (ALS) coordinators are set…